New American Standard Bible
The righteous one considers the house of the wicked, Turning the wicked to ruin.
King James Bible
The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness.
Darby Bible Translation
One that is righteous wisely considereth the house of the wicked: he overthroweth the wicked to their ruin.
World English Bible
The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked, and brings the wicked to ruin.
Young's Literal Translation
The Righteous One is acting wisely Towards the house of the wicked, He is overthrowing the wicked for wickedness.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Or, The Righteous One (Yahweh) regardeth well the house of the wicked, and maketh the wicked fall into mischief.
LibraryEpistle Cvi. To Syagrius, Ætherius, virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops .
To Syagrius, Ætherius, Virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops  . Gregory to Syagrius of Augustodunum (Autun), Etherius of Lugdunum (Lyons), Virgilius of Aretale (Arles), and Desiderius of Vienna (Vienne), bishops of Gaul. A paribus. Our Head, which is Christ, has to this end willed us to be His members, that through the bond of charity and faith He might make us one body in Himself. And to Him it befits us so to adhere in heart, that, since without Him we can be nothing, through Him we may …
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great
The house of the wicked will be destroyed, But the tent of the upright will flourish.
When the wicked increase, transgression increases; But the righteous will see their fall.
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